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Widespread rashes all over skin

Answered by: Dr Sri Viknarajan

Last Updated: February 28, 2021 2:15 AM

Anonymous 2 months

Dear doc, i have an issue with a widespread rashes. It has been already 8 month i am having this rashes. This rashes is very itchy and it widespread all over the body. I have went to clinic before the doc said fungal infection, but when i google online fungal infection happen on 1 side of the body. I have the rashes on neck, back, back chest, thighs(both), leg(both) arm(both) and butt . So i am quite confused on the rashes. Also i am having other symptoms which is vommit and nausea. I have take an std & hepatitis test(which recommended by the doc) which i am clear from any type of std and hepatitis .i have take the STD test on (also i took hiv test on 2 weeks, 1 month , 3 month , 5 month, 7 month all the test return as negative and i am using rapid test kit) Please help me thanks!

Also i dont have any rashes on my penis or any sign on that area particularly. Only other part of the body

Dr Sri Viknarajan 2 months
General Practitioner

Hello and thank you for contacting us.

We truly understand your concern with regard to your current condition. However, according to your statement, we believe a thorough clerking, investigation and examination needs to be done first in order to clearly understand what we are facing at the moment. Correspondingly, the given information by you might only touched the surface of an underlying problem.

Ensure your body is always clean, healthy & ready. Grab these items to help you out.

From your complaints, we believe that your condition may have multifactorial causes such as:

  • allergic reaction
  • eczema
  • psoriasis
  • insect bites
  • fungal/viral/bacterial infection
  • other skin conditions

There are also certain risk factors that might trigger such a condition:

  • warm weather
  • poor hygiene
  • obesity
  • use of antibiotics and corticosteroids
  • diabetes
  • incomplete drying of damp or wet skin

For the time being, I suggest you to

  • continue the prescription given by the previous doctor
  • always ensure the body is hydrated
  • moisturize your skin using over the counter body lotion
  • prevent going to places that are too hot, too cold, or lack humidity
  • staying in a room with bad ventilation or dusty surrounding
  • immediately seek a doctor at the nearby clinic or hospital if conditions persist or getting worse

Get an Aesthetician to help you with your skin’s condition !

Thank you for your questions. The following answers regarding your current queries are just general descriptions due to the limited information provided by you. Click on this link (DoctorOnCall) for a private consultation with our doctors.

Last Updated: Sun Feb 28 2021 02:15:30 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)
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